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BGF World Energy Fund

Overview

Important Information: Capital at Risk. All financial investments involve an element of risk. Therefore, the value of your investment and the income from it will vary and your initial investment amount cannot be guaranteed.
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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

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31-Mar-2015
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31-Mar-2016
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31-Mar-2016
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31-Mar-2017
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31-Mar-2017
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31-Mar-2018
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31-Mar-2018
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31-Mar-2019
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31-Mar-2019
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31-Mar-2020
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund.

as of Mar 31, 2020

-20.57 14.78 0.50 -0.99 -43.08
Benchmark (%) Index: MSCI 10/40 DW Energy (Net)<br /><br /> Index returns are for illustrative purposes only. Index performance returns do not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results.

as of Mar 31, 2020

-16.40 15.97 4.82 0.97 -46.44
The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.

Growth of Hypothetical 10,000 The growth of hypothetical $10,000 chart reflects a hypothetical $10,000 investment and assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Fund expenses, including management fees and other expenses were deducted.

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Reinvestments

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Fund (Millions) as of Jun 2, 2020 USD 1,877.158
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Fund Inception Date Mar 15, 2001
Share Class Inception Date Jun 1, 2005
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Sector Equity Energy
Benchmark Index MSCI 10/40 DW Energy (Net)
Domicile Luxembourg
Regulatory Structure UCITS
Management Company BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
ISIN LU0147400401
Bloomberg Ticker MLIWEUX
Initial Charge 0.00%
Performance Fee 0.00%
SEDOL 7363159
Bloomberg Benchmark Ticker MSWNRGNET
Dealing Settlement Trade Date + 3 days
Dealing Frequency Daily, forward pricing basis
Minimum Initial Investment USD 10000000
Minimum Subsequent Investment USD 1000
Use of Income Accumulating

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for BGF World Energy Fund, Class X2, as of May 31, 2020 rated against 160 Sector Equity Energy Funds.

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Bronze
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Bronze medal. Fewer than 10% of US open-end funds hold medalist ratings. (Effective Dec 4, 2019)

Risk Indicator

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Holdings

Holdings

as of Apr 30, 2020
Name Weight (%)
CHEVRON CORP 9.51
BP PLC 8.79
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC 8.31
TOTAL SA 6.23
CONOCOPHILLIPS 5.70
Name Weight (%)
WILLIAMS COMPANIES INC 4.59
KINDER MORGAN INC 4.54
TC ENERGY CORP 4.39
EOG RESOURCES INC 4.27
SUNCOR ENERGY INC 2.98
Holdings subject to change

Pricing & Exchange

Investor Class Currency Distribution Frequency NAV NAV Amount Change NAV % Change 52wk High 52wk Low Bid Price ISIN Offer Price TIS
X2 USD Accumulating 15.57 0.79 5.35 22.51 9.45 - LU0147400401 - -
A2 USD Accumulating 11.55 0.59 5.38 16.83 7.04 - LU0122376428 - -
D4 GBP Annual 8.96 0.31 3.58 13.16 5.84 - LU0630472362 - -
X2 EUR Accumulating 13.91 0.62 4.67 20.16 8.75 - LU0214281593 - -
D2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 3.38 0.17 5.30 5.03 2.07 - LU0326422333 - -
E2 USD Accumulating 10.49 0.53 5.32 15.34 6.40 - LU0122377152 - -
D2 EUR Accumulating 11.49 0.52 4.74 16.72 7.24 - LU0252963896 - -
C2 EUR Accumulating 8.12 0.36 4.64 11.92 5.14 - LU0331289248 - -
A2 EUR Accumulating 10.32 0.47 4.77 15.07 6.52 - LU0171301533 - -
E2 EUR Accumulating 9.38 0.42 4.69 13.72 5.93 - LU0171304552 - -
A2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 3.31 0.17 5.41 4.93 2.02 - LU0589470672 - -
A2 Hgd SGD Accumulating 3.22 0.17 5.57 4.80 1.97 - LU0368265418 - -
A2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 3.09 0.15 5.10 4.63 1.89 - LU0326422176 - -
D2 Hgd CHF Accumulating 3.50 0.18 5.42 5.17 2.14 - LU0827888834 - -
A4 GBP Annual 8.83 0.31 3.64 12.96 5.77 - LU0204068364 - -
C2 USD Accumulating 9.09 0.46 5.33 13.38 5.55 - LU0147400070 - -
I2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 3.46 0.18 5.49 5.13 2.11 - LU0368235932 - -
Class S2 USD Accumulating 6.93 0.35 5.32 10.07 4.22 - LU1706558852 - -
E2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 2.90 0.14 5.07 4.36 1.78 - LU0326422507 - -
D2 USD Accumulating 12.85 0.65 5.33 18.68 7.82 - LU0252969075 - -
I2 USD Accumulating 12.81 0.66 5.43 18.59 7.79 - LU0368250907 - -
A2 Hgd HKD Accumulating 5.39 0.27 5.27 7.88 3.28 - LU0788109394 - -
Class AI2 EUR - 6.75 0.31 4.81 9.85 4.26 - LU1960223417 - -
D4 USD Annual 11.21 0.57 5.36 16.54 6.82 - LU0827888750 - -
A2 Hgd AUD Accumulating 4.50 0.22 5.14 6.94 2.76 - LU1023058172 - -
D4 EUR Annual 10.02 0.45 4.70 14.61 6.32 - LU0827888677 - -
C2 Hgd EUR Accumulating 2.64 0.13 5.18 4.00 1.62 - LU0326422259 - -
A4 EUR Annual 9.95 0.45 4.74 14.53 6.28 - LU0408222247 - -

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Alastair Bishop
Alastair Bishop
Mark Hume
Mark Hume

Literature

Literature